285 Education Way
Stanford, KY 40484
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln County Middle School serves 789 students in grades 6-8.
Lincoln County Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 789 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lincoln County Middle School's student population of 789 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
789 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln County Middle School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#814 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
18%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
38%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
90%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Lincoln County Middle School?

789 students attend Lincoln County Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

90% of Lincoln County Middle School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Lincoln County Middle School?

Lincoln County Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Lincoln County Middle School offer ?

Lincoln County Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Lincoln County Middle School part of?

Lincoln County Middle School is part of Lincoln County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 789 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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